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Preventing Adverse Drug Events in Hospice Care

Hospice News

Documentation errors and a fragmented health system pose the greatest risks for adverse drug events among hospices. Another key to reducing adverse events is increasing education around medication management at the end of life, McPherson stated. Nearly half (45.7%) of these patients had more than one adverse drug event.

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My Journey to Making an ACP Day Event

Life & Death Matters

That is […] The post My Journey to Making an ACP Day Event appeared first on Life and Death Matters. About Me My Idea An idea has been percolating in my head for a year or so now – to host an Advance Care Planning (ACP) Day, where I invite my family, friends, and local community to work on creating their own Advance Care Plan.

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What Event Can I Attend?

The Caregiving Years Training Academy

Last fall, after my father died, I had the opportunity to attend in-person events again. It was fabulous to show up at events that attracted individuals passionate about the same topics as I. The conversations and relationships I developed by attending these events have become opportunities for collaboration.

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Trustbridge Physician: U.S. Underprepared for More Pandemic-Scale Events

Hospice News

These teams provide medical assistance during catastrophic events, such as hurricanes, tornadoes, floods or human-caused disasters like the 9/11 attacks. Peitzer spoke with Hospice News to discuss the ways the field has changed since he entered in 1988, as well as the nation’s preparedness for pandemic-level events.

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Organizations and Events: A Supportive Community Where Black Nurses Can Find Resources

Minority Nurse

Joining a Black nursing organization or attending an event focused on diversity and celebration for Black nursing can foster community and engagement. Learn some of the most active Black nursing events and organizations today. Plus, these organizations also bring a level of professionalism to your career.

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Business After Hours Event

Euro-American Connections & Homecare

Last Wednesday we hosted the Business After Hours event. The post Business After Hours Event appeared first on Euro-American Connections & Homecare. As a part of the Berlin community for over 30 years, it’s always a pleasure meeting fellow business owners.

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Resources for Staying Safe as Wildfires and Poor Air Quality Events Increase

AJN Off the Charts

During poor air events, nurses may see more patients suffering from respiratory issues in emergency rooms and outpatient clinics and patients may have more questions on what they can do to protect themselves.

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